Valerie Trierweiler, the ex-partner of French President Francois Hollande, is surrounded by media
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Trierweiler 'greeted by media scrum' in India

France's former first lady has arrived in India a day after the announcement that she was splitting from her partner, François Hollande.

Valerie Trierweiler, who is raising awareness of child malnutrition, was greeted by a media scrum when she landed at Mumbai airport.

It comes two weeks after a magazine, which published photos which it said showed that Mr Hollande was having an affair with an actress.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 27 Jan 2014
  • From the section World
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